Fixed Term , Full Time , Teacher

  • Cumbria County Council
  • Full Time
  • Carlisle
Cumbria County Council

Job Description

Required: 1st January 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter Fixed term due to projected reduction in pupil numbers within KS1 therefore this is a temporary requirement for an additional KS1 teacher until 31 August 2022) DO YOU SHARE OUR PASSION TO INSPIRE EVERY YOUNG PERSON TO REACH THEIR POTENTIAL? Caldew Lea Primary School is a school very much at the heart of the local community it serves. It has a long and proud tradition of educating and inspiring the children of west Carlisle. The Trustees are seeking to employ an outstanding teacher who is creative, dynamic, highly motivated and committed to improving the life chances of children. Caldew Lea became part of the Cumbria Education Trust in the Autumn Term 2019; it is led with shared vision, honesty and purpose. Caldew Lea is a rapidly improving school with an exciting future; we are committed to creating a vibrant, innovative and inspiring learning environment which maximises the potential of our children and community. The successful candidate will be joining Caldew Lea at an exciting time, as we continue to build on our recent successes and move forward on our journey to establish ourselves as one of the highest performing schools in our local area. This is an exciting opportunity to join the School at a pivotal time and be part of our vision for providing an education for the pupils at Caldew Lea Primary School which maximises their life chances and nurtures their potential. We are looking for a committed and dynamic class teacher to join us in January, initially on a fixed term basis. The successful candidate will: • Be an excellent communicator committed to being part of an effective team within the whole school community • Set high expectations and have a commitment to challenging learners to achieve well • Be a passionate, caring and inspirational teacher • Be self-motivated and reliable • Be enthusiastic about inter-school collaborative working and committed to Continuous Professional Development. We can offer: • A commitment to your personal and professional development and the opportunity to develop your role as a leader • Enhanced opportunities for collaborative working as part of a dynamic and highly successful Multi Academy Trust • Friendly and enthusiastic children and a supportive team ethos. If you have the qualities required, along with the passion and aspirations to contribute to the success of the School and the MAT, then we would welcome an application from you. Please state your curriculum strengths in your application letter previous experience of teaching KS1 / mixed year groups would be highly advantageous. Applicants should state their key stage/year group strengths in their application letters. For an informal discussion about these posts, please contact the Headteacher, Ayesha Weston, on 01228 526611. For an application pack please email: [email protected] or the application can be found on Cumbria Education Trust website: Remember to include a supporting letter and ensure that you give contact telephone numbers (daytime and evening) and contact numbers and email addresses for your referees. Closing date: In light of the current situation with Covid-19 and the difficulties this presents to schools and candidates, we will be operating a rolling recruitment process. This means that we are currently accepting applications and will continue to do so until posts are filled. Therefore, we would encourage the submission of early application forms as we reserve the right to close the application process at any point in time. Interviews shall be held: TBC The Cumbria Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Enhanced DBS disclosure and Barred List checks are required for this post.
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